Thursday, September 20, 2018

There’s a reason for shrubby undergrowth

Although it might look unkempt to some, such as a golf course lawn maintenance specialist, Angelkeep has areas that are nothing but shabby wild...

Legal immigration is political anathema

Indiana Democratic Sen. Joe Donnelly is a brave politician who went against his party to support President Donald Trump’s demands for billions of dollars...

Neil Armstrong didn’t forget the flag

History is usually airbrushed to remove a figure who has fallen out of favor with a dictatorship, or to hide away an episode of...

A farewell from Bluffton to the one and only Aretha

Let me tell you about a Bluffton couple’s experience last week at Aretha Franklin’s funeral. Becky Goshorn, successful Mary Kay business owner and wife of...

Judge Kavanaugh: Is government truly of, by and for ‘the people’?

“Why should we bother to reply to Kautsky? He would reply to us, and we would have to reply to his reply. There is no...

Exciting and anxious times for many young people

Last week and this week marks the first day of classes for most colleges and universities in the United States. It is an exciting...

Political maps need to be ‘salamandered’

A decade ago Indiana was a battleground for control of Congress. Between 2004 and 2010, there were six U.S. House seats that flipped. We...

The Spirit of 1968

The Battle of Michigan Avenue is finally over, and it was won by the protesters. The lopsided fight between anti-war demonstrators and the brutish police...

A summer’s end sigh, but good things to come

When you get in the car with one of our four grandsons, you never know what you’ll talk about. But you will talk. He...

‘Yellow journalism’ in Bluffton?

We have been both subscribers to this newspaper for many years and regular customers of the Corner Depot. We have read many stories both...